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Solar Ready Building Design Guidelines

Related Criteria

  • PZD-6: Include guidelines for active and passive solar in development regulations (e.g. providing guidance for orientation of structures in subdivision regulations).
  • CC-1a: Provide Solar Ready Construction Guidelines for property/real estate developers to enable lower cost installation of future solar PV installations on buildings. Provide these resources at the permitting office.
  • CC-1b: Earn additional points - Include guidance for solar PV on parking lots and other types of non-traditional structures.
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